Partridge-berry

Mitchella repens

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Twinberry, Running Box
Plant Family:Rubiaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Birds
Bloom Time:Late May to late June
Fruit Timing:June to August, persisting into winter
Global and State Rank:G5, S5
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Loam, Sandy
Soil Moisture:Moist, Dry
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly Acidic
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Moist, Dry

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